Helping your Child Thrive

Finding the right school in the UK

Meet the Al Khaifi Family: How Gabbitas helped us find the right UK school Haifa Al Khaifi approached Gabbitas looking for support for finding the right school in the UK for her son, Joud. Haifa was extremely busy with work, so was looking for an organisation that could take care of everything and help them… Read More »

How to Write the Perfect Personal Statement Workshop

Does your child know how to write the perfect personal statement when applying to a UK University? Are you worried about the looming 15th Jan deadline?   Attend our How to Write the Perfect Personal Statement Workshop on Sunday 17th December to gain expert advice on what to write in your personal statement. Don’t miss… Read More »

What are the education options at post 16?

Selecting the right education options at post 16 If your child is approaching 16, then you are going to faced with a key decision significantly impacting their future. Knowing which curriculum to take at post 16 could define which university choices they are able to study at a later date. So what are the options?… Read More »

Entrance Exams for British Schools

Over the past three years, the way independent schools approach entrance exams for international students has radically changed. Previously, each school had their own entrance exam, largely assessing what the applicant knew about the British curriculum using tests devised, arranged and marked by their own staff. Prospective families navigated their way through each school’s policies and… Read More »